Department of Numbers

St. George, Utah Job Growth

There were 64,400 jobs in St George, Utah in July 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 69,150 employed persons for the month. St George added 500 jobs in July 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 406 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare St George job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 64,400 +500 +3,600
CPS 69,150 +406 +4,228

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

St George, Utah Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for St George as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.

CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

Total Employment for St George, Utah

CES employment for St George in July 2017 is at a new high of 64,400.

CPS employment in July 2017 for St George is at a new high of 69,150.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2017

St George, Utah Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2017 64,400 500 69,150 406
June 2017 63,900 -199 68,744 -185
May 2017 64,099 499 68,929 461
April 2017 63,600 800 68,468 506
March 2017 62,800 300 67,962 627
February 2017 62,500 100 67,335 858
January 2017 62,400 400 66,477 94
December 2016 62,000 -100 66,383 53
November 2016 62,100 0 66,330 143
October 2016 62,100 200 66,187 314
September 2016 61,900 300 65,873 457
August 2016 61,600 800 65,416 494